Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Friday, May 23, 2014 at 6:28:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 26%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:42 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 23, 2014 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.9"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||North||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 58.4"||1001.84 mi||West||0° 11' 02.5"||12.64 mi||North||1001.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 37.8"||828.71 mi||East||4° 17' 07.7"||294.47 mi||North||877.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 8:28 AM||114 km||71 miles||62 nm||SE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:28 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm||SW|
|Honolulu||Fri 8:28 AM||2060 km||1280 miles||1112 nm||N|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:28 AM||2080 km||1293 miles||1123 nm||W|
|Apia||Sat 7:28 AM||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm||SW|
|Papeete||Fri 8:28 AM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm||SSE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 8:28 AM||2654 km||1649 miles||1433 nm||S|
|Alofi||Fri 7:28 AM||2740 km||1702 miles||1479 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:28 AM||2824 km||1755 miles||1525 nm||WSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:28 AM||3235 km||2010 miles||1747 nm||W|
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